Tag Archive for 'global event'

City leaders around the world pioneer environmental action beyond Earth Hour

March 18th, 2011 by WWF

As the globe prepares to switch off for Earth Hour, cities across the globe are leading the drive to take Earth Hour 2011 beyond the hour by committing to lasting environmental actions including: Sydney, Australia where actions include switching to LED lights in parks and streets Medellin, Colombia where long term water protection and tree […]

WHAT IS 10:10:10?

August 22nd, 2010 by 1010

10:10 has joined forces with international campaigning heavyweights 350.org to co-ordinate 10:10:10 – a global day of doing. On 10th October 2010, thousands of individuals, families, schools, businesses and other organisations worldwide will take simple steps to save energy and reduce their emissions. These ordinary actions, combined with iconic events, will make an extraordinary difference. […]

10:10 The Story so far

August 22nd, 2010 by 1010

10:10’s big dream is to get every sector of society cutting their carbon emissions by 10% in a year, starting in 2010. And it’s working. Since its launch in September 2009, more than 80,000 individuals and 3,000 businesses have joined the 10:10 movement, each cutting their emissions by 10%. Massive organisations like the Science Museum, […]